Supply-Chain Security

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The Lurking Costs of Cargo Theft

Cargo theft often is thought of as a silent and victimless crime, despite the fact that it accounts for losses of billions of dollars annually in the United States.

How to Protect Your Cargo Logistics Network from Thieves

Retailers often ask, “Why should I care so much about preventing thefts when I don’t own the merchandise until you deliver it?” The answer is because you, the retailer, stand to lose the most.
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How Do Companies Make Up for Stolen Cargo?

Cargo theft has a negative financial impact on shipping companies, state and local governments, insurance companies, retailers and even consumers. It is far from a victimless crime; in fact, the impact of stolen cargo reaches much further than many people realize.
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What Is Customs?

Depending on local legislation and regulations, the import or export of certain products may be restricted or forbidden, and the customs agency enforces these rules.
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How to Build an Effective Relationship with Your Third-Party Logistics Provider

Loss prevention must provide effective oversight in order to keep these operations effective and productive. Here are a few things to consider when building an effective relationship with the third-party logistics provider.
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In-Transit Cargo Crime Risks and Repercussions

Envision the following scenario. You are at home around 8:15 at night watching television with your wife or kids when the phone rings. The...
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Supply-Chain Management: It’s 10 pm. Do You Know Where Your Package Is?

If you grew up in the 1970s, you may remember the popular public-service announcement for parents that asked, "It's 10 p.m. Do you know...

ISCPO’s Vendor Spotlight: Riskpulse

As part of the International Supply Chain Protection Organization (ISCPO.org) Vendor Spotlight series, industry thought leader Matt Wensing, CEO of Riskpulse recently sat down...
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Go Beyond the Basics with Your Distribution Center Loss Prevention Team

Distribution center loss prevention provides a unique challenge to the industry. As with all LP programs, the distribution center loss prevention team is tasked with...

Key Features and Benefits of Cloud-Based Logistics Management

Is your business looking for a new way to tackle your supply chain and enhance daily operations? Are you seeking a tool to help...

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